Meridian, Colorado Population 2020

3,615

Meridian is a city located in Colorado. Meridian has a 2020 population of 3,615. Meridian is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 21.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,970 in 2010. Meridian reached it's highest population of 3,615 in 2018.

The average household income in Meridian is $96,583 with a poverty rate of 4.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,624 per month, and the median house value is $414,100. The median age in Meridian is 32.8 years, 32.6 years for males, and 33 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.9 males.

Meridian Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Meridian was:

  • White: 68.82%
  • Asian: 17.73%
  • Black or African American: 5.70%
  • Two or more races: 5.28%
  • Other race: 1.44%
  • Native American: 1.02%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Meridian, Colorado is 3,615, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,615.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,970.

Meridian, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,48868.82%
Asian64117.73%
Black or African American2065.70%
Two or More Races1915.28%
Some Other Race521.44%
American Indian and Alaska Native371.02%

Meridian Population Pyramid 2020

Meridian Median Age

32.8


Total

32.6


Male

33


Female

Meridian Adults

There are 3,009 adults, (387 of whom are seniors) in Meridian.

Meridian Age Dependency

37.9

Age Dependency Ratio

14.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Meridian Sex Ratio

Female

1,827

50.54%

Male

1,788

49.46%

Meridian Households and Families

Meridian Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Meridian Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married32.5%67.5%
All18.5%81.5%
Female9.5%90.5%
Non Family7.3%92.7%
Male0%0%

18.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7772.0318.5
Non Family8261.357.3
Married7722.6432.5
Female1792.539.5
Male00

2.6

Average Family Size

2.03

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Meridian Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade190.71%
9th to 12th Grade20.08%
High School Graduate27010.14%
Some College62523.47%
Associates Degree1846.91%
Bachelors Degree96236.12%
Graduate Degree60122.57%

Meridian Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,8021,781954
Asian392392371
Hispanic16716749
Black158158112
Multiple Races11511583
Other Race525217
Native American3737

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 94.64%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$61,544$74,615$49,493
Less Than High School$34,844$$
High School Grad$59,286$113,226$41,500
Some College$49,347$49,688$49,152
Bachelors Degree$67,625$78,365$51,944
Graduate Degree$74,074$82,900$

$61,544

Average Earnings

$74,615

Average Male

$49,493

Average Female

Meridian Language

Meridian Language by Age

Meridian Language

72.86% of Meridian residents speak only English, while 27.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 13.90% of the population.

Meridian Poverty

Meridian Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,311793.42%
Black2063416.50%
Asian641284.37%
Hispanic25683.13%
Multiple19152.62%

4.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.80%

Male Poverty Rate

4.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Meridian

The race most likely to be in poverty in Meridian is Black, with 16.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Meridian is Multiple, with 2.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.45%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.57%
High School11.85%
Some College3.83%
Bachelors or Greater1.60%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed22.22%
Female Unemployed9.78%
Male Employed4.19%
Female Employed0.74%

Meridian Income

Meridian Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$76,852$96,583
Families$96,587$109,150
Married Families$106,389-
Non Families$64,924$81,308

Meridian Marital Status

Meridian Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.4%

Male Marriage Rate

52.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Meridian Married by Age and Sex

Meridian Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Meridian Marital Status by Race

Meridian Veterans

132

Number of Veterans

118

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
World War II34
Korea30
Vietnam28
First Gulf War27
Second Gulf War27

$Meridian Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Meridian Employment Status

74.9%

Labor Force Participation

71%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Meridian Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

29.32%

Born in Colorado

77.62%

Native Born

22.38%

Foreign Born

14.47%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

77.62% of Meridian residents were born in the United States, with 29.32% having been born in Colorado. 14.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,6150.00%
20193,6150.00%
20183,6152336.89%
20173,382551.65%
20163,3272207.08%
20153,10739414.52%
20142,7131194.59%
20132,5941305.28%
20122,4641305.57%
20112,334-636-21.41%
20102,9700.00%